WISDOM Newsletter – Aug 2013 Face to Faith

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Face to Faith News
 For August 2013

 Face to Faith Events

for 2013-2014!!

An Interfaith Initiative for

High School Teens of

Many Faith Traditions!!

Please save the following dates!

More information to come soon!

Our first committee planning meeting of the year will be at the Manresa Jesuit Retreat House

on Monday, September 9th at 4:30 PM.  Please RSVP to Gail Katz gailkatz@comcast.net or 248-978-6664 if you would like to join our planning committee!  We would love to have you!

 

Thursday, October 3, 2013   

6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Manresa Jesuit Retreat House 

1390 Quarton in Bloomfield Hills 

Mixer and Dinner

Tour of the Jesuit Retreat House

Discussion of the Tenets of Catholicism

Finding Common Themes

Showing of the Documentary “Reuniting the Children of Abraham”

Discussion Questions, Fighting Stereotypes

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Bharatiya (Hindu) Temple 6850 N. Adams Road in Troy

Thursday, January 23, 2014

6:00 – 9:00 PM at the SGI-USA Soka Gakkai Buddhist International Association for Peace, Culture and Education, Detroit Center, 16990 West Twelve Mile Road, in Southfield

Thursday, March 20, 2014

6:00 – 9:00 PM, Location as yet not confirmed

WISDOM Mission Statement

To Provide concrete modeling of women from different faith traditions working together in harmony for the common good.
To Empower women to take a more active role in furthering social justice and world peace.
To Dispel myths, stereotypes, prejudices and fear about faith traditions different from our own.
To Nurture the growth of empathy and spiritual energy that result from our projects and interfaith dialogue.

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